Greed is a natural state of man. It is stronger in some than in others and is at the root of many other ills in society. Theft, murder and other crimes can stem from greed, but can be tempered by social and ethical means. An adherence to the 10 Commandments can help reduce the urge, or at least actions, associated with greed. As we have deconstructed the family and placed high levels of responsibility on the government and less on the individual and the local community, we have seen an increase in greed. Greed will always exist, but it can be tempered.
by My Esoteric 4 years ago
It just occurred to me, and I wanted to record it before it slipped away again, that there are two types of Capitalism; Theoretical and Practical (Duh!) What I also noticed is that the endless debates about capitalism between the Right and the Left go on and on, into infinity without each...
by John Ward 11 months ago
What will you do to bring about the end of Economic Slavery. What can we do to end all injustice in 2018. How do you elininate all Injustice from the society/societies of to-day.
by Jack Lee 19 months ago
In discussion here on hubpages, we hear some accuses religion people of being judgemental and more over accuses religious people of forcing their believes and policies on the American people through laws...That is not the religion or people I know. Where is this disconnect coming from?Could it be...
by Virginia Kearney 3 years ago
What can individual people do to help eliminate racism?How can individual Americans fight against racism? What ideas do you have to bridge the gap between races? I'm not thinking about political solutions or movements but rather what each individual person can do. How can we work...
by Andrew Spacey 3 months ago
In this 21st century have the privileged got too greedy?If as humans all we need is food&water, shelter, love, work and belief shouldn't we be cutting down on our material luxuries?Is corporate greed to blame for the current recession and financial anxiety?Are tax havens for the rich...
by Sheila Craan 8 years ago
The world is broken with greed, poverty and suffering! Who do you think is strong enough to fix it?
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